Zamfara, Apa Drop Out of Nigeria National League

nnlZamfara United has withdrawn from the 2012/2013 season,citing financial difficulties. The Nigeria National League has therefore announced the cancellation of all league matches involving Zamfara Utd. Prior to these events, the club had previously been handed a four weeks home match ban because of the unsportsmanlike of the its supporters during their week 17 match. The club similarly withdrew from completing the season last year.

Meanwhile, Apa United has been relegated to the Nation-wide League after failing to honour two matches this season. Prior to these turn of events, Apa United were placed last on the log in Division B on the Nigeria National League log with 26 points from 22 matches.